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Software Library: MS-DOS Games

Software for MS-DOS machines that represent entertainment and games. The collection includes action, strategy, adventure and other unique genres of game and entertainment software. Through the use of the EM-DOSBOX in-browser emulator, these programs are bootable and playable. Please be aware this browser-based emulation is still in beta - contact Jason Scott, Software Curator, if there are issues or questions. Thanks to eXo for contributions and assistance with this archive.

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There is also the MS-DOS Showcase, a collection of selected interesting or historical programs.


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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Atari Games Corporation
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Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, BBC Micro, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, Electron, GameCube, Macintosh, ZX Spectrum Developed by Atari, Inc. Published by Brøderbund Software, Inc. Released Jan, 1989 Gameplay Arcade, Rail Shooter, Shooter Perspective 1st-person Misc Licensed Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Vehicular Space Flight Description Star Wars is a first-person shooter based around the final scenes of the original Star...
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Software Toolworks, Inc., The Also For SEGA CD, Windows 3.x Developed by Software Toolworks, Inc., The Published by Software Toolworks, Inc., The Released 1993 Genre Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Board Game, Chess Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Misc Licensed Description Star Wars Chess is a chess game where the pieces are characters from the Star Wars universe . When pieces are taken, an animated battle is shown, much like in Battle Chess . From Mobygames.com. Original Entry
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by 1994
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MS-DOS: Star Wars X-Wing by 1994 (Collector's CD-ROM) Also For Linux, Macintosh, Windows Developed by LucasArts Entertainment Company LLC Published by LucasArts Entertainment Company LLC Released 1994 Gameplay Vehicular Combat Simulator Perspective 1st-person Misc Licensed Genre Action, Simulation Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Vehicular Space Flight Description The enhanced CD-ROM version of Star Wars: X-Wing features 6 new missions, improved 3D graphics, voice, and upgraded sound. In addition,...
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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Yurik Nestoly
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favorite 2
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Game-Maker Archive wiki page: http://www.aderack.com/game-maker/index.php?title=Stickman_Die!!
Topic: Game-Maker games
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by 1995
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favorite 109
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MS-DOS: Star Wars TIE Fighter by 1995 (Collector's CD-ROM) Also For Macintosh, Windows Developed by LucasArts Entertainment Company LLC Published by LucasArts Entertainment Company LLC Released 1995 Pacing Real-Time Perspective 1st-person Misc Licensed Genre Action, Compilation, Simulation Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Special Edition Extra Content/Game Gameplay Vehicular Combat Simulator Vehicular Space Flight ESRB Rating Kids to Adults Description This compilation includes the campaigns from...
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Super Star Wars Platforms PlayStation 4, PS Vita, SNES, Wii Developed by Sculptured Software, Inc., LucasArts Entertainment Company LLC Published by JVC Musical Industries, Inc. Released Jun 01, 1992 Perspective 1st-person, Behind view, Side view Misc Licensed Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Visual 2D scrolling Vehicular Space Flight Description The story of this game is based on Episode IV: A New Hope , the first of the original Star Wars movie trilogy. The player initially controls...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Alan Caudel
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eye 1,529
favorite 6
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Game-Maker Archive wiki page: http://www.aderack.com/game-maker/index.php?title=Star_Wars:_Return_of_the_Jedi
Topics: RSD Game-Maker Games, RSD Game-Maker Archive featured games
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by LucasArts
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eye 6,512
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Star Wars: Dark Forces is a first-person shooter video game developed and published by LucasArts. It was released in 1995 for DOS and Apple Macintosh, and in 1996 for the PlayStation (from Wiki)
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Topics: star wars, DOS
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Platform DOS Released Apr 23, 1989 Genre Strategy/Tactics Pacing Turn-based Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Gameplay Arcade Description Gravity Wars is a two player, freeware, space shooter/strategy game. The play area, which has a star-field background contains two spaceships which look a bit like the old Enterprise from Star Trek and a Klingon bird of prey. The players take turns to launch missiles at each other by entering an angle and a velocity. However in the play area there are also a...
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Platform DOS Published by International PC Owners Released 1982 Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Perspective 1st-person Vehicular Space Flight Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Description In XWing Fighter you need to pilot an X Wing aircraft in an attack on the Death Star, re-enacting the scene from the first Star Wars movie. There is a small unshielded exhaust port which you must hit directly with a torpedo. As you approach the death star numerous imperial fighters and Darth Vader himself will try to...
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MS-DOS: Nihilist by (1996) Developed by Bits Corporation Platform DOS Published by Philips Interactive Media International Ltd. Released 1996 Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Perspective 1st-person, 3rd-person (Other) Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic ESRB Rating Kids to Adults Description The premise of Nihilist is simple: The player controls a spaceship which has to beat deathmatches in an arena called Kraal. The gameplay is a mix between the classic games Beamrider and Star Wars . In...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Attention to Detail Limited
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eye 1,219
favorite 14
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Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Macintosh, ZX Spectrum Developed by Attention to Detail Limited Published by Lucasfilm Games LLC Released 1990 Genre Action Gameplay Platform Misc Licensed Description Night Shift is a strange platform/puzzle combo of a game. Thriving Toy Company seeks energetic employee to operate unconventional machine. Generous rewards in store for you... if you can meet the challenge! Master the BEAST to crank out action figures from Star Wars(r), Indiana...
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by Knowledge Adventure
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"Space Adventure with Caltech's Tom McDonough & Astronaut Buzz Aldrin Have Fun! Get Smart! Hundreds of interactive screens in spectacular 256-color VGA and stereo sound. Includes full-motion video and dramatic simulations." —Space Adventure box cover " Another breakthrough from Knowledge Adventure, Inc.: the story of space with Caltech's Tom McDonough and Apollo XI Lunar Module Pilot Buzz Aldrin. It's been called the last frontier. It's as wide as forever, and full of...
Topics: education, space, astronomy, cosmology, rockets, technology, extraterrestrial, earth, planets,...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Platform DOS Released 1982 Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Perspective Side view Interface Direct Control Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Anti-Ballistic-Missile is a Missile Command variant. The object of the game is to protect six cities along the IBM east coast. The enemy has 12 missiles it will fire which need to be destroyed before they reach the cities. The player controls a cursor indicating where to fire anti-ballistic missiles. If the missile detonates within range of an...
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